Article By: Emma Clayfield
The SA Office of the Presidency has announced that Minister in the Presidency, Jackson Mthembu has tested positive for Covid-19 this afternoon.
In an official press statement, released on the Presidency website and SA government social media platforms, it has emerged that Jackson Mthembu has tested positive for Covid-19 and has immediately gone into self isolation in his home.
According to the statement; as per the Covid-19 regulations, Minister Mthembu as well as those who have come in contact with him will immediately self-quarantine.
Minister Mthembu is among four other members of the Executive, who have tested positive in the past week.
The SA government team assured that the minister remains in high spirits and wishes all those who are also fighting the Coronavirus a speedy recovery.
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